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The NBA has fined Bucks forward Caron Butler $15,000 for making an obscene gesture in their win over the Celtics on Friday.
The Bucks won 105-98.
Butler's fine is the second of this nature the league has handed out this season, having tagged Andray Blatche for $15,000 already
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The NBA announced Wednesday that Bucks forward, Caron Butler, has been fined $15,000 for “making an obscene gesture” during Milwaukee’s 105-98 win over the Celtics Friday.
Butler’s gesture occurred with 3:54 remaining in the fourth quarter of the game.
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Milwaukee Bucks forward Caron Butler was fined $15,000 for making an obscene gesture during Friday night's 105-98 win over the Boston Celtics.
During the fourth quarter, Butler sank a key three pointer to tie the game at 93 and did the 'big balls dance' popularized by former NBA guard Sam Cassell and originated in the movie 'Major League 2'.
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Milwaukee Bucks forward Caron Butler has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for making an obscene gesture.
The incident occurred in the Bucks' 105-98 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday.
So much for being the face of the franchise.
Here are the details courtesy of TMZ.
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So much for being the face of the franchise.
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